The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Kafka skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Kafka over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Kafka
South East / Berkshire
Rank 174 205 221
Rank change year-on-year +31 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Kafka 11 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.33% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 0.70% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 5
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -28.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £45,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year +27.77% -12.19%  

Kafka is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1284 1431 1576
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 38.59% 28.99% 29.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1076 1250 1336
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £34,100 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Kafka
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Kafka as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Kafka in Berkshire

Kafka
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Kafka in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Kafka in Berkshire

Kafka
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kafka in Berkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Kafka in Berkshire

Kafka
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kafka within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +39 9 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Maidenhead - 2 £65,500 -
Kafka
South East

Kafka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Kafka also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Kafka.

1 14 (63.64%) Apache
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 10 (45.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (40.91%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (40.91%) Big Data
5 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
5 9 (40.91%) Windows
5 9 (40.91%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (40.91%) Docker
6 8 (36.36%) Kibana
6 8 (36.36%) Mentoring
6 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
6 8 (36.36%) Linux
6 8 (36.36%) Web Services
6 8 (36.36%) Java
6 8 (36.36%) nginx
6 8 (36.36%) Hadoop
6 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (36.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 8 (36.36%) High Availability
6 8 (36.36%) NoSQL
7 7 (31.82%) REST
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (31.82%) Selenium
8 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
9 5 (22.73%) Firewall
9 5 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (22.73%) Scrum
9 5 (22.73%) MySQL

Kafka
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (63.64%) Apache
2 9 (40.91%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (36.36%) nginx
4 5 (22.73%) Apache Solr
4 5 (22.73%) Apache Spark
4 5 (22.73%) IIS
5 4 (18.18%) MQSeries
6 3 (13.64%) OpenStack
7 1 (4.55%) Apache Pig
7 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (22.73%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (22.73%) Amazon S3
3 5 (22.73%) Google App Engine
3 5 (22.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (13.64%) IaaS
4 3 (13.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco PIX
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
1 5 (22.73%) OpenVPN
1 5 (22.73%) SAN
1 5 (22.73%) VPN
2 3 (13.64%) HTTP
2 3 (13.64%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 10 (45.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (40.91%) Big Data
4 8 (36.36%) Hadoop
4 8 (36.36%) NoSQL
5 5 (22.73%) Apache Hive
5 5 (22.73%) MySQL
5 5 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 4 (18.18%) Data Mining
6 4 (18.18%) HBase
6 4 (18.18%) Neo4j
6 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
7 3 (13.64%) Redis
7 3 (13.64%) Riak
8 1 (4.55%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (4.55%) OrientDB
8 1 (4.55%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
2 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 7 (31.82%) Selenium
4 5 (22.73%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (18.18%) JIRA
5 4 (18.18%) NSubstitute
5 4 (18.18%) NUnit
5 4 (18.18%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (13.64%) Bugzilla
6 3 (13.64%) Subversion
6 3 (13.64%) Trac
7 1 (4.55%) gulp
7 1 (4.55%) Mocha
General
1 4 (18.18%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Big Data Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Data Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Lead C# Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Lead Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Technical Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Technical Leader
3 3 (13.64%) Big Data Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Open Source Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (36.36%) Web Services
3 7 (31.82%) REST
4 5 (22.73%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (18.18%) .NET
5 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (18.18%) HTML
5 4 (18.18%) Spring
5 4 (18.18%) Spring Cloud
6 3 (13.64%) JSON
6 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (13.64%) WebSockets
6 3 (13.64%) XML
7 1 (4.55%) Express
7 1 (4.55%) LESS
7 1 (4.55%) Node.js
7 1 (4.55%) React
7 1 (4.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
1 5 (22.73%) Public Cloud
2 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 4 (18.18%) iPad
2 4 (18.18%) Social Media
2 4 (18.18%) Virtual Team
3 3 (13.64%) PKI
4 1 (4.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Linux
3 5 (22.73%) CentOS
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) High Availability
2 8 (36.36%) Mentoring
3 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (22.73%) Microservices
4 5 (22.73%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) BDD
5 4 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (18.18%) Kanban
5 4 (18.18%) Multichannel Retail
5 4 (18.18%) Open Source
5 4 (18.18%) People Management
5 4 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Software Architecture
5 4 (18.18%) TDD
5 4 (18.18%) Visualisation
6 3 (13.64%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) Scala
3 4 (18.18%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) Python
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Docker
2 8 (36.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
3 5 (22.73%) Varnish
4 3 (13.64%) HDFS
4 3 (13.64%) KVM
4 3 (13.64%) VirtualBox
4 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Kibana
2 5 (22.73%) HAProxy
2 5 (22.73%) logstash
2 5 (22.73%) Puppet
2 5 (22.73%) ZABBIX
3 4 (18.18%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (13.64%) Ambari
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco
1 5 (22.73%) Dell
1 5 (22.73%) HP
1 5 (22.73%) New Relic
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Hortonworks
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago